Fighting for the Fatherland: The Story of the German Soldier from 1648 to the Present Day

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This work traces and analyses the evolution of the German fighting man and the army in which he served during three and a half centuries. It sets his patriotism against his cultural background and against the ever-changing national imperatives of the time. His cultural legacy encompassed the romanticised Teutonic legends of Germanic mythology and of the mighty Rhine. There were also the more immediate and pragmatic imperatives of national survival in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, which reinforced Germany's ...

Fighting for the Fatherland: The Story of the German Soldier from 1648 to the Present Day 2009, Potomac Books

ISBN-13: 9781597971867

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Fighting for the Fatherland: The Story of the German Soldier from 1648 to the Present Day 2006, Potomac Books, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781597970693

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Fighting for the Fatherland: The Story of the German Soldier from 1648 to the Present Day 2006, Conway, London

ISBN-13: 9781844860364

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